food

Emoliente

This tea-like Peruvian drink has been sold on the streets of Lima for over a hundred years and is renowned for is't refreshing taste and medicinal properties.

food

Emoliente

This tea-like Peruvian drink has been sold on the streets of Lima for over a hundred years and is renowned for is't refreshing taste and medicinal properties.

Ingredients

  • 4 Handfuls of Toasted Barley
  • 2 Handfuls of Flax Seed
  • 2 Pinches of Chamomile
  • 1 Pinch of Aniseed
  • 2 Handfuls of Horsetail Herb
  • Juice of 2 Limes
  • 1 tablespoon Maca Powder
  • Honey to taste

Steps

  1. Add all of your dry ingredients into a medium pot, along with 10 cups of water and bring to a boil.
  2. Reduce heat and let simmer, uncovered for 30 minutes.
  3. Strain the mixture through a cheesecloth.
  4. When ready to serve, add lime and honey to a glass, followed by your liquid. Combine well and enjoy.